Resawing

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  Saving Wood or Saving Time? Who doesn't love resawing right? You take a thicker board and make 2 thinner ones. It sounds like the perfect solution to all our problems right? Right? Maybe not.…

In this installment, I tackle a monster resaw to convert a 12/4x22x55 slab of Walnut into 3 1" slices so I can create my table top and 2 leaves. Obviously, you don't need a big…

Testing and Setting the Saw   Getting this saw to run true is about tweaking the set of the teeth just right so that it won't pull one way or the other. This is the…

  Part 1: Making the Saw and Blade With the ever increasing popularity of the works of Andre Roubo, this frame saw has gotten a fair amount of press. I'm here to tell you that…

 I covered resawing briefly in the Sawing Fundamentals lesson in Semester 1. There really isn't much to it but a rip cut and a lot of sweat. In this lesson I break it down and…

  Welcome to our second project of semester 2.  This time we discuss a little history of the form and then get right into sizing parts and cutting joinery.  You will quickly find that small…

Bow Saws come in many shapes and sizes and depending on the size and usage may have different names.  Frame saws and Turning saws are also common names.  Regardless, all of them consist of a…

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